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WIN YOUR CHRISTMAS TURKEY

It's that time of year again... we're all starting to plan for Christmas and with that comes the centre piece of your Christmas dinner - the turkey. We've made it easy for you to find your nearest turkey producer so that you can be safe in the knowledge that it is high quality and has been raised to world leading standards. Not only that, but we're giving you the chance to win a locally sourced turkey!


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COLMAN'S: BACKING BRITISH FARMERS

We're thrilled that Colman's is getting behind the Back British Farming campaign to promote British Farmers through features in The Sun this month. British beef and lamb produced to the highest welfare standards deserves a great sauce. Head over to our website to meet the farmers who care passionately about what they do to put high quality food on our plates.


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WHAT'S IN SEASON?

As the nights get darker and the temperature gets colder there is nothing better than warming up with a hot bowl of soup. So why not make the most of what the British seasons have to offer by cooking this leek and stilton soup.


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FOOD AND FARMING IN THE NEWS

NFU launches General Election Manifesto 

NFU President Minette Batters outlined to the BBC the importance of the future government protecting British food standards and values in any future post Brexit trade agreements.


Flooding and its impact on agriculture

BBC Countryfile, Channel 4 and various radio stations have all featured interviews with farmers outlining the devastation from the recent flooding to farmers and their crops.


Channel 4 News report on food standards

NFU President Minette Batters was interviewed by Channel 4 News for a feature on the UK's trade relations with Europe and the rest of the world, highlighting British farmers high standards and the need not to sacrifice British agriculture in future trade agreements.


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LET'S GET DOWN TO EARTH

If you think soil sounds dirty and dull…think again. Did you know that there are more than 700 soil types in the UK? Healthy soil is vital to Britain’s farming system and ultimately produces the food we eat. That's why British farmers take the time to understand all the different soil types on their farm.

Find out what British farmers do to improve soil on their land ahead of World Soils day on 5 December.


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